South East Governors’ Forum
South East governors raise concern over movement of almajirai to region
Governors of the South East region yesterday expressed concern about the movement of Almajirai concealed in food and cement trucks into the South East region.
South East govs, leaders to meet Buhari over infrastructure
South East governors and leaders will, on Thursday, meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over the parlous state of infrastructure in the zone.
Southeast governors wants Buhari to delay airport closure, ban herdsmen
Nigeria's South-East Governors Forum (SGF) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to delay the closure of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, and act against causes of insecurity in the region. The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Saturday announced that it will close the airport’s runway for major repairs. But the governors in a letter…
We have no land for Ruga, South East governors insist
SouthEast governors have denied allocating any portion of land in the region for the Ruga Fulani herdsmen settlement, even as they promised to tolerate herdsmen who carry out peaceful trade.
IPOB: Nwabueze seeks fresh meeting between Kanu, governors
He went on: “But he emphasised that the decision does not lie with him alone and that the IPOB leadership must be carried along. Accordingly, it was agreed to meet with the leadership to secure their agreement and support.
Military siege truncated Southeast Governors, IPOB peace talks, says Nwabueze
Ben Nwabueze, yesterday said the military’s invasion of the home of Indigenous Peoples Of Biafra (IPOB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu, truncated the peace process being navigated by the governor of Southeast states and IPOB agitators.
Biafra agitation: Worries over Military presence, crisis in Southeast
After the 2015 presidential election, which was won by President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nnamdi Kanu, an estranged ally of Uwazuruike, formed the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Anambra professionals hail South East Governors Forum meeting
LAP, a couple of weeks ago, frowned at the threat the differences between some governors posed to South-East development and urged the governors to place collective Igbo interest above personal ambition.
South East Governors’ Forum, Umahi and regional integration
Although their coming together is good tidings having resolved to bury their political differences and work for their people, observers are skeptic about any positive outcome from the development.